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#SchoolInfo Challenge Winners Announced!

#SchoolInfo Challenge designers display vital school information and provided helpful resources, comparison tools and UX features.

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Vote Now for the #SchoolInfo Challenge

ExcelinEd and Getting Smart urge parents, teachers, and policy makers to vote in the My School Info Design Challenge as we work to reimagine the school report card.

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10 Lessons from the National Summit on EdReform

Lessons we learned at the National Summit on EdReform in Washington D.C., that you should know too.

27 days ago by

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10 Ways States Can Use Prizes & Pull Mechanisms to Innovate

At the National Summit on Education Reform Tom outlined 10 ways states could use prizes and pull mechanisms to boost learning.

28 days ago by

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Education is Everyone’s Business

At a time when it’s easy to be discouraged about the state of federal education policy, it’s great to see leadership, alignment, and momentum in states like West Virginia.

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Curriculum Associates

Curriculum Associates designs research-based, print and online instructional materials, assessment tools, and data management resources. We believe every student deserves the chance to succeed and with our easy-to-use i-Ready®, Ready®,and BRIGANCE® programs, we strive to make a meaningful impact on student outcomes.

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Preparing Principals: Best Practices and Next Steps

In the third of three posts on principal preparation and development Tom shares Best practices, next steps and recommendations to preparing principals to boost the achievement of American students.

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Smart List: 45 Advocacy Orgs Making a Difference

Today we are recognizing 45 policy and advocacy organizations. These groups put students first, set the path, and lead the conversation.

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